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Insights from high-impact ux-ui and
human centered design projects in Africa

In French, we say, “Never two without three”. So after our first two Iconathon during which we designed icons representing the informal sector and Afr...
  • Ux
  • UX Design
  • Yux
  • Visual Design
  • Icons
  • Africa
  • Iconathon
juillet 25, 2019 by  
yann
Hello, my name is Aissatou and I will tell you how I went from Midwife to UX Researcher … Midwife by profession for 4 years and passionate about healt...
  • Ux
  • UX Design
  • User Experience
  • Human centered design
  • Senegal
  • Africa
juillet 24, 2019 by  
Aissatou
Since November 2017, our application Jang is in pilot phase with a dozen street vendors in Dakar. This is an opportunity for us to revisit the design...
  • Ux
  • UI
  • UX Design
  • Yux
  • Human centered design
  • Jang
  • Mobile app
juillet 23, 2019 by  
yann
Context In Senegal, more than half of the population is under 20 years old. Adolescents and young people face many reproductive health problems, espec...
  • Human centered design
  • Health
  • Africa
  • Yux
  • Usaid
  • Hcd
  • Senegal
  • UX Design
juillet 16, 2019 by  
yann
After few successful market research projects done by clients using LOOKA (InTouch, Ker Imagination, etc) we wanted to share the origin of this mobile...
  • Ux
  • Africa
  • Market Research
  • Informal Economy
  • User Experience
  • Looka
juillet 16, 2019 by  
yann
Story of an natural evolution 3 years after the launch in May 2016 — by a group of design advocates based in Dakar — of the first UX designers communi...
  • Ux
  • UX Design
  • Africa
  • Branding
  • Design
  • Logo
  • Dakar
  • Design process
  • Symbol
  • Pattern
juillet 16, 2019 by  
yann
Case study on savings behavior of traders and informal sector employees in Senegal. The challenge: The informal in Africa … is often considered a big...
  • Digital Finance
  • Fintech
  • Yux
  • Africa
  • Informal Economy
  • Hcd
  • Human centered design
mai 11, 2019 by  
yann
Interview of YUX co-founders Yann, Daniel and Camille by blogger Samir Abdelkrim originally publish on the Orange Entrepreneurs’ blog. Hey Guys ! What...
  • Ux
  • User Experience
  • Hcd
  • Human centered design
  • Africa
  • UX Design
mai 02, 2019 by  
yann
YUX is a Human Centered Design company based in Senegal. After quite a few digital finance and agriculture projects undertaken around the African cont...
  • Ux
  • UI
  • Design
  • Agriculture
  • Digital Finance
  • Fintech
  • Africa
  • Senegal
  • User Experience
mars 12, 2019 by  
yann
In partnership with the digital agency ByFilling, YUX has recently carried out a Human Centered Design study on street vendors in Senegal. Our designe...
  • Human centered design
  • Hcd
  • Ux
  • UI
  • Design
  • Agriculture
  • Digital Finance
  • Senegal
mars 12, 2019 by  
yann
This case study was published initially on the UNCDF Blog. YUX goes back on the Human Centered Design project carried last July for the UN Capital Dev...
  • Fintech
  • Africa
  • Senegal
  • User Experience
  • User Interface
  • Mobile money
  • Agriculture
mars 12, 2019 by  
Camille
Interview of YUX co-founders Yann, Daniel and Camille by blogger Samir Abdelkrim originally publish on the Orange Entrepreneurs’ blog. Hey Guys ! What...
  • Ux
  • User Experience
  • Human centered design
  • Africa
  • UX Design
mai 02, 2017 by  
yann